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moschate

[ mos-keyt, -kit ]
/ ˈmɒs keɪt, -kɪt /
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adjective
having a musky smell.
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Origin of moschate

1820–30; <New Latin moschātus, equivalent to Medieval Latin mosch(us) musk + Latin -ātus-ate1
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